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The Daily Movie Quote: Any Given Sunday
"On any given Sunday you're gonna win or you're gonna lose. The point is - can you win or lose like a man?" - Tony D'Amato, Any Given Sunday (1999)
Warner Brothers, Rated R, 150 minutes.
Directed By: Oliver Stone
Al Pacino - Tony D'Amato
Cameron Diaz - Christina Pagniacci
Dennis Quaid - Jack 'Cap' Rooney
James Woods - Dr. Harvey Mandrake
Jamie Foxx - Willie Beaman
LL Cool J - Julian Washington
Matthew Modine - Dr. Ollie Powers
Jim Brown - Montezuma Monroe
Lawrence Taylor - Luther 'Shark' Lavay
Domestic Box Office Gross: $75,530,832
Synopsis: The life of a professional football team that resembles one in the NFL. An eclectic cast of characters that offer you an aging coach, a new female owner, a veteran quarterback and the rookie poised to replace him.
Fact: Dennis Quaid's house in the film is actually Miami Dolphins, Dan Marino's house.
Trivia: Much of the film is loosely based on the book "You're Okay, It's Just a Bruise: A Doctor's Sideline Secrets About Pro Football's Most Outrageous Team," by Rob Huizenga.
Movie Mistake: The Los Angeles game scoreboard shows 21-7 while the television broadcast displays 21- 14.
My Take: Any Given Sunday isn't my favorite sports film in the world and it's not even close to being Oliver Stone's best, but since the NFL season is in full effect I thought it was appropriate.
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